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AuthorTopic:   gamelan !
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posted: 5/26/2006 at 3:36:59 PM ET
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what is the breif outline for gamelan music ? and what is "interlocking" ?

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posted: 5/27/2006 at 1:45:28 AM ET
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Gamelan is one of the instruments in an Indonesian classical orchestra, most of which consists of percussive instruments.
The Gamalan itself sounds not unlike a Marimba.
Interlocking, in the context of Gamalan music, refers to the complex rhythm patterns involved during performance.

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